Love tales are a way through which we actually believe in the existence of true love. We are inspired by these stories and thus desire to find someone who actually understands the meaning of selfless love. Romeo – Juliet, Heer – Ranjha, Laila – Majnu and many other such characters from some epic love stories are said to be immortal due to the deep love expressed in the stories.
Romeo and Juliet is one such love tale which is immortal. After many years of this story being published, people still love it and get goose bump when they listen to the most tragic part of the story. We thought to throw some light on some of the unknown facts about Romeo and Juliet’s love tale.
Romeo and Juliet – the love birds with immortal love feelings for each other is one of the most famous works of William Shakespeare, and is thus a fictional story. This story spread the vibe of true and selfless love to the world. Through this story, people could discover the actual meaning of love and the qualities of an ideal couple.
We all know this lovely story presenting how a couple ended up their lives just because they couldn’t live without each other. Today, we will familiarise you with some more facts about their story. Read the article ahead to know some insights of this selfless love between two epic romantic characters.
The original title for this story was essentially “The most excellent and lamentable tragedy of Romeo and Juliet”.
The Arthur Broke poem is said to be the inspiration for William Shakespeare to write such a beautiful and immortal love story of Romeo and Juliet. Mariotto and Gianozza by Masuccio Selernitano is said to be the actual tale.
This ideal couple in the story was so in love with each other and trusted their love so much that they married within 24 hours of their first meet after a party.
The families of Romeo and Juliet were rivals. Thus marrying each other with the consent of the family seemed impossible. Therefore they both married without letting anyone know about it.
Romeo attended the Cauplet’s party to have a glimpse of Rosaline, the love of his life. However, seeing Juliet, he fell in love with her charm and forgot about the one he actually came to meet.
Juliet was merely thirteen year old girl when she met Romeo for the first time. It is said that she had other older sibling as well but, she was the sole heir to the Cauplet’s.
At the time when the play was written, females were not allowed to act. Thus a male was supposed to act as Juliet in those days.
The balcony scene where Romeo and Juliet declared their love for each other is the most famous scene from the play.
Romeo and Juliet’s love story became so popular that there were 27 operas written on them. They have ballets, jazz, modern music, movies, musicals and other.
The story is a tragedy, however, people consider it as a romantic love tale which showcases true love.
These were some of the unknown facts of this beautiful immortal love tale. Share this with your friends and family and let them know more about Romeo and Juliet’s story.